Mike McKibbinMike McKibbinJanuary 5, 20173min558

Melissa Kuipers Blake, a leading lobbyist and strategist in Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schrec’s Denver government relations department, has been promoted to shareholder. With over 18 years of national legislative experience, Kuipers Blake leads negotiations for her clients between the Colorado Senate, House and governor and is known for her issue knowledge, political strategy development and campaign fundraising prowess, according to a news release from the firm.